David Thomas Morgan

MORGAN, David Thomas. b. 17 September 1809; d. Whipps Cross, Walthamstow, Essex (now Greater London), 14 November 1886. He is described by some authorities as a ‘Russian merchant’. He published Hymns of the Latin Church. Translated by D.T. Morgan. With the originals appended (privately printed, 1871). This was enlarged as Hymns and other Poetry of the Latin Church, Arranged according to the Calendar of the Church of England (1880), containing one hundred hymns. The Preface to this second book reveals little about the author, except that the translations were ‘the occupation of many of my leisure hours during the last twenty years’; and that he was a committed member of the Church of...

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